Chillin’ Out: Annual Lake Wallenpaupack winter festival returns with frozen fun

Bundle up to tee up at Wally Ice Fest. Looking to return after two years of warm weather prevented the festivities, the event features not only a golf tournament but also a pond hockey competition, golf-ball driving contest and curling demonstrations, all on the...
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Multimedia piece brings Langston Hughes’ words to life

Jazz trumpeter Ron McCurdy picked up where poet Langston Hughes left off. A former professor at University of Minnesota, McCurdy created an educational, multimedia piece for a Harlem Renaissance-themed exhibit there, and 20 years later, he continues to present it...
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‘Disney on Ice’ glides into Mohegan Sun Arena for eight performances

Believing is just the beginning when it comes to dreams. Catch “Disney on Ice: Dream Big” when it glides into Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Twp., starting Thursday, Jan. 11, for an eight-performance run over five days. “The show is for everyone,”...
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Up Close & Personal – Heather Davis

Up Close & Personal – Heather Davis

Heather Davis is the director of marketing and communications with the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. She is a native of Dunmore and is a graduate of Bishop O’Hara High School and Hofstra University, where she studied film and production. She also received...

Multimedia piece brings  Langston Hughes’  words to life

Multimedia piece brings Langston Hughes’ words to life

Jazz trumpeter Ron McCurdy picked up where poet Langston Hughes left off. A former professor at University of Minnesota, McCurdy created an educational, multimedia piece for a Harlem Renaissance-themed exhibit there, and 20 years later, he continues to present it...

Curiosity Dog keeps crowds dancing with recent, retro covers

Curiosity Dog keeps crowds dancing with recent, retro covers

Some say curiosity killed the cat, but Pocono-based band Curious Dog seems to fare well. The duo of Bobby Ventura and Claire Lochner found each other through luck on the Craigslist music listings in 2014 and have performed together in Northeast Pennsylvania ever...